The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 88 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.47% 18.42% 13.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.86% 18.83% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 53
Average daily rate
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£313 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £213 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
354 409 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.40% 97.85% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 274 340
Average daily rate £313 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £34.08 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +10 21 £315 -21.25%
Crawley -1 20 £313 -10.71% 9
Worthing +4 14 £250 -13.04% 1
Horsham +2 5 £250 -32.88% 2
East Grinstead - 5 £450 - 1
Chichester +2 2 £275 -8.33% 3
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 1
Lancing - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 49 (40.83%) HTML
2 45 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 45 (37.50%) CSS
3 38 (31.67%) C#
4 35 (29.17%) .NET
4 35 (29.17%) SQL Server
5 33 (27.50%) jQuery
6 28 (23.33%) HTML5
7 25 (20.83%) SQL
8 22 (18.33%) PHP
8 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
9 21 (17.50%) CSS3
10 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (15.00%) MVC
11 18 (15.00%) WCF
12 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
13 16 (13.33%) MySQL
14 13 (10.83%) VB.NET
14 13 (10.83%) Linux
14 13 (10.83%) OO
14 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
15 12 (10.00%) Ajax
15 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (9.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (8.33%) Web Services
17 10 (8.33%) SharePoint
17 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
18 9 (7.50%) Symfony
18 9 (7.50%) Marketing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (5.00%) Node.js
3 6 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.00%) IIS
4 5 (4.17%) WordPress
4 5 (4.17%) nginx
5 4 (3.33%) CMS
6 3 (2.50%) Drupal
6 3 (2.50%) Apache
6 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.83%) SAS
7 1 (0.83%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (3.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP ECC
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Intranet
2 2 (1.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (13.33%) MySQL
4 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.00%) DTS
6 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.67%) MS Access
9 1 (0.83%) DB2
9 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.83%) Ingres
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.83%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.83%) Subversion
3 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (3.33%) NUnit
6 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.50%) Sublime Text
7 2 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.67%) JIRA
8 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.83%) PVCS
8 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (7.50%) Marketing
2 6 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Local Government
3 1 (0.83%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (40.83%) HTML
2 45 (37.50%) CSS
3 35 (29.17%) .NET
4 33 (27.50%) jQuery
5 28 (23.33%) HTML5
6 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
7 21 (17.50%) CSS3
8 18 (15.00%) WCF
9 12 (10.00%) Ajax
9 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (9.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (8.33%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.33%) Web Services
12 9 (7.50%) Symfony
12 9 (7.50%) Backbone.js
12 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (7.50%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.67%) Smarty
14 7 (5.83%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (5.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) GIS
2 6 (5.00%) W3C
3 3 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
5 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.83%) Linux
2 8 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.50%) Android
3 3 (2.50%) Windows
4 2 (1.67%) UNIX
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.00%) MVC
2 13 (10.83%) OO
3 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (5.83%) TDD
4 7 (5.83%) Email Marketing
4 7 (5.83%) iOS Development
5 6 (5.00%) OO PHP
5 6 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (5.00%) Web Development
5 6 (5.00%) CRM
6 5 (4.17%) BDD
7 4 (3.33%) Scrum
7 4 (3.33%) Web Design
8 3 (2.50%) Workflow
8 3 (2.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.50%) ETL
8 3 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (2.50%) Android Development
9 2 (1.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 45 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (31.67%) C#
3 25 (20.83%) SQL
4 22 (18.33%) PHP
5 13 (10.83%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.67%) PHP5
8 5 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.33%) Java
10 3 (2.50%) C
11 2 (1.67%) VB6
11 2 (1.67%) VB
12 1 (0.83%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
12 1 (0.83%) COBOL
12 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.83%) MCSE
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 6 (5.00%) Zoho
3 6 (5.00%) Informatica
3 6 (5.00%) Sage
4 5 (4.17%) Zend
5 3 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.67%) SAP
6 2 (1.67%) Adobe
6 2 (1.67%) Oracle
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos
7 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.83%) Capita
Horsham, West Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 days ago